Who We Are
Finding the right executive to join your organization is one of the biggest strategic decisions a company might face. That is why we believe in a hands-on, consultative approach where we listen attentively to your needs and leverage our years of experience to help you find a well-matched and highly skilled executive.
Ramila Sreedhar – Managing Partner
With a degree in Economics from Stella Maris College, Chennai and a Diploma in Journalism from LSJ London, Ramila Sreedhar started her career as an Entrepreneur with international experience in the US and the UK. She has promoted a business venture that introduced unique and customised products in the Interior Decor segment and ran it successfully for over 15 years. Three decades of Management Experience also include a corporate role with Randstad India (erstwhile Ma Foi Management Consultants) as a Vertical Head for the Industrial Markets category in the Retained Executive Search business for over a period of five years. Her forte being greenfield projects, Ramila has partnered with various Multinational companies setting up base in India and helped them identify their leadership teams. She currently resides in Chennai and is an active member in various business forums. Ramila is also associated with the Make a Wish Foundation helping children suffering from life threatening medical conditions. She works in English, Hindi, Tamil and French.
R Sethuraman – Senior Client Partner and Board Advisor
Sethuraman is a veteran in the Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) space, having worked with UHDE India (now ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions India) for over four decades. Being part of a conglomerate with interests in Steel, Shipbuilding, Mining and Metals, Automotive, Chemicals, Fertilisers, Petrochemicals, Oil and Gas and many more, Sethuraman has been part of many projects, both in the public and private sector. As an Executive Director, he was a Member of the Board of Directors of Uhde India for ten years. He has also played a lead role in establishing and implementing quality management systems in the company. Post retirement, he was on an advisory contract with ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions at their office in Dortmund, Germany for two years in the Project Management Division. Sethuraman has been involved in policy formulation and management interventions during his tenure in the company. These include evaluation of organisational structure and processes, identifying top leaders for succession planning, coaching and mentoring in identified improvement areas through extended development programmes, troubleshooting and updating the top management on general management issues. Sethuraman is based in Mumbai and has been helping engineering companies with organisation, operations, cost control and quality assurance.
Swapna Amin – Managing Partner and CEO
Swapna Amin comes with over 25 years of experience of which 15 years have been exclusively in retained executive search for Large and Medium Indian and Multinational Companies. Prior to her role at Bennett Coleman & Company Ltd. as a National Sales Head for one of the verticals in the Response Team, she was a Director and Steering Committee Member in Adecco Group India. She has also worked with companies like Randstad India and TMI Group in various capacities for over a decade. She has handled Pan India business roles and has been instrumental in starting businesses and ensuring stellar results, her specialties being startups and turnarounds. She has a strong domain experience in the Industrial Markets, Energy and Infrastructure, Consumer Retail and Services Industry. Swapna is a Post Graduate in Legislative Law and has a MBA in Human Resource Management.
Our highly experienced team gather trends and insights across industries and geographies. We use these, along with our experience and expertise, to help prepare you for what’s next.